Cedarwood essential oil is extracted from cedarwood tree through steam distillation. It is most popular oil for spiritual purpose. It has woody aroma which has grounding and calming effect to control negativity. When you feel stuck in some conflicting situations in life or face problems it do wonder when diffused in diffuser in your bedroom twice a day so that you can inhale the aroma of this oil and feel better. You can use it at time of taking bath by massaging it with your skin by adding 8-10 drops of cedarwood essential oil and mix with few drops of carrier oil like jojoba oil, coconut oil, olive oil, almond oil or any other vegetable oil for aromatherapy as well. This oil has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, sedative, antispasmodic properties which are very effective for treating skin and hair problems. It is very useful in controlling stress levels, treating infections, protects from bacteria and toxins. You can use it for curing hair fall as it helps to grow hair naturally and soothe the dry scalp. Cedarwood essential oil helps to strengthen and tightens loose muscles. It inculcates positive feeling and helps to promote healthy sleep by relieving tension and anxiety from the mind. Due to its fungicidal properties it effectively cures infections and can be used as a mosquito and insect repellent to protect body.
HOW AND WHEN TO APPLY
Cedarwood essential oil can be applied and used with ease without any much problem. You can use it for massage purpose, aromatherapy or can be inhaled by using diffusers also. In the event of stress and depression, its healing properties acts as a tonic to cut off negativity You should apply essential oils at least twice a week.
- Blend 8-10 drops of cedarwood essential oil which you want to use.
- Add 4 tsp of carrier oil like coconut oil or jojoba oil or almond oil or olive oil to give best results.
- Massage the blend into your scalp properly for healthy and shiny hair. Leave it overnight in order to get the most out of its nourishing and healing powers and wash it out in the morning.
- Massage it on your skin at least 15-20 minutes before taking bath for smooth, soft and supple skin